Advanced Professional Web Design: Techniques & Templates (CSS & XHTML)

Front Cover
Charles River Media, 2007 - Business & Economics - 464 pages
0 Reviews
Advanced Professional Web Design: Techniques and Templates (CSS & XHTML) is the must-have book for advanced designers who want to expand their skills and improve the quality of their designs. Learning CSS technology and continually improving your design and developer skills is becoming increasingly essential for every Web designer in today?s marketplace. This book teaches designers and developers how to bridge the knowledge gap from XHTML table-based design to full CSS-based design, and master the technologies and techniques needed. But the book isn?t just about the theory behind design; it?s about putting it into practice right away. It goes well beyond the authors? very successful Professional Web Design: Techniques and Templates by providing advanced tools and techniques that teach how e-commerce and shopping carts work, explain the concept of database-driven sites, and show how to create relative sizing designs, among other important topics. The techniques are taught with an emphasis on CSS, including explanations, examples, and templates that go far beyond existing CSS documentation. Advanced Professional Web Design: Techniques and Templates (CSS & XHTML) is the must-have book for advanced designers who want to expand their skills and improve the quality of their designs. Learning CSS technology and continually improving your design and developer skills is becoming increasingly essential for every Web designer in today?s marketplace. This book teaches designers and developers how to bridge the knowledge gap from XHTML table-based design to full CSS-based design, and master the technologies and techniques needed. But the book isn?t just about the theory behind design; it?s about putting it into practice right away. It goes well beyond the authors? very successful Professional Web Design: Techniques and Templates by providing advanced tools and techniques that teach how e-commerce and shopping carts work, explain the concept of database-driven sites, and show how to create relative sizing designs, among other important topics. The techniques are taught with an emphasis on CSS, including explanations, examples, and templates that go far beyond existing CSS documentation.

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

__ Av 4 11
4
Examples of Database Functionality
35
Understanding ECommerce Functionality
67
Contents X
93
Creating CSS Designs
101
Tips and Techniques
127
Designing with the Least Amount of Real Estate Possible
163
Using CSS Shortcuts
169
Medium Content CSS Design
205
High Content CSS Design
239
FullHeight ThreeColumn Layout
283
Customizing the Designs Included in This Book
303
H Designs Included on the CDROM 321
347
About the CDROM
445
Copyright

About the author (2007)

Clint Eccher (Fort Collins, CO) is an award winning Web designer with more than 15 years of experience designing and developing professional Web sites. He is the owner of A5design, a Web design company that not only subcontracts to various marketing, advertising, and IT organizations, but also is commissioned by Fortune 500 companies, non-profit organizations, and small businesses for Web design and development. In addition to authoring the previous editions of Professional Web Design: Techniques and Templates, which have been published in five different languages, he is also the author of Advanced Professional Web Design: Techniques and Templates.

Bibliographic information